The people’s reaction to the announcement, in comic form: The Oatmeal – Netflix
The business issues that lead to the inevitable change in Netflix, as explained by Bill Gurley. This is how it should have been explained. Instead, you have the comic above. Above the Crowd – Understanding Why Netflix Changed Pricing
While I can understand Netflix not wanting to throw the content producers under the bus, there was clearly an opportunity to explain the change in a manner that anyone could comprehend. Sometimes a little transparency is better than smoke and mirrors.
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